TEKS Expectation 7.10A

7.10A Identify why immigrant groups came to Texas and where they settled.
Belongs to Statement 7.10: The student understands the characteristics, distribution, and migration of population in Texas in the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries.

Teach this expectation using entries from our Handbook

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Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

A Journey to the Moon through Texas: Texas and the Apollo Program
Aerial Photograph of the Houston Ship Channel with Major Manmade Features Noted, 1959
After the Great Storm: Galveston's Response to the Hurrican of Sept. 8, 1900
Agricultural Research
Air Conditioning
Aldridge Sawmill – The Story in Numbers
Big Bend - Some sort of scenic beauty: Land Use and the Establishment of Big Bend National Park
Big Bend Country
Black Gold
Buffalo Hunting
Cabeza de Vaca Meets the Coahuiltecans
Celebrate Texas 175: Logan Henderson talks about Wild Mustangs
Civil Engineering
Civilian Conservation Corps
Civilian Conservation Corps in Texas
Clifford Mooers to Sterling, June 5, 1931
Cotton Gin Old Red, Richardson, Texas
Curriculum Guide for Teaching Texas History
Dewitt Carlock Greer
Did nature help or hinder the building of railroads in Texas?
Did the oil boom bust the environment in Texas?
Drawing Our Lives: Plains Indian Ledger Art Revisited
Dust Bowl, 1930s
Dust Storms Strike America
Ecoregions of Texas
Electrical Power
Environment of Texas
Environmental Health
Folk Arts and Crafts
From Pioneer Paths to Superhighways
Frontier Life; or, Scenes and Adventures in the South West
Galveston Hurricane of 1900
Gone to Texas: The Story of the Texas Empresarios (Social Studies, Grade 7)
Gulf Coast
Hazardous Business: Industry, Regulation, and the Texas Railroad Commission
Henry Martyn Robert
Heritage Summer 2001
Heritage Volume 14 Winter 1996
Heritage, Fall 2005
Heritage, Volume 05, Number 03, Autumn 1987
Heritage, Volume 12, Number 02, Spring 1994
Heritage, Volume 12, Number 1, Winter 1994
Heritage, Volume 17, Number 04, Fall 1999
Heritage, Volume 4 2007
Highway Development
Hill Country
History in Your Own Backyard
History of McKinney and Collin County
History of Texas: from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846, Volume 1
History Pin Online
Home on the Range
Houston Ship Channel
How did we get to 254 Counties in Texas?
Hurricane Tracker
Image Gallery for the Curriculum Guide For Teaching Texas History
Inland Waterways
La Frontera Fluida (The Fluid Border)
Mesquite Trees in Texas
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 7
Mineral Resources and Mining
Natural Disasters
Neff to the Texas Legislature, May 1, 1923
Panhandle Plains
Parks and Wildlife Activities and Lesson Plans
Petrochemical Industry
Piecing Together History: A Turn-of-the-Century African American Farmstead
Political Cartoon on the Cotton Crisis, 1932
Prairies and Lakes
Range Conservation Experimental Station at Abilene
Rare and Endangered Plants
Rise Up: West
Road, River, and Ol’ Boy Politics: A Texas County’s Path from Farm to Supersuburb
South Texas Plains
Spanish Missions of Texas Supplemental
Stagecoach Lines
Stagecoaching in Texas
State Parks Publications
Texas Archeology in the Classroom: A Unit for Teachers
Texas Forest Service
Texas Historic Sites Atlas
Texas in Conflict, 1900 – 1920
Texas Maps from TPWD
Texas Originals: Billy Lee Brammer
Texas Originals: Carlos E. Castañeda
Texas Originals: Clara Driscoll
Texas Originals: Mary Austin Holley
Texas Symbols
The disaster scene at New London, March 18, 1937
The Galveston Hurricane of 1900
The Karankawa Indians, the Coast People of Texas
The National Parks of Texas: In Contact With Beauty
Timber! - The Texas Lumber Industry
Water Improvement Districts
Water Resources
Weather in Texas
Wildlife Trunks
Border Land: The Struggle for Texas, 1820-1879

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